Friday, May 31, 2013
Sunday, May 26, 2013
Year 1 International Weekly Information
W.A.L.T. (We Are Learning To):
This week, we are reviewing for Semester Assessments 2. For English, Units 9 to 15 are covered on the exam. I will send home the review from the homework book. For Math, Units 10 to 17 are covered on the exam. For science, Units 8 – 14 are covered on the exam. We will be doing revision for the next two weeks to get ready for the exams. I will send home the review packets that we will be doing in class for homework.
Spelling – No more spelling words for the rest of the year. We will work on spelling bee words for the spelling bee and reviewing spelling words that students should know in first grade.
Year 1 International Weekly Agenda Term 4 Week5
Date: 27th-31st, May.
Text book: Chinese Paradise 2A
Learning Target: what day is today?
Communication subjects: talk about the seven days of a week.
Language point: What day is today? (Jīntiān xīngqī jĭ?)
Today is Monday. (Jīntiān xīngqī yī.)
What day is tomorrow? (Míngtiān xīngqī jĭ?)
Tomorrow is Tuesday. (Míngtiān xīngqī èr. )
What day was yesterday? (Zuótiān xīngqī jĭ?)
Yesterday was Sunday. (Zuótiān xīngqī tiān.)
New words: Monday (xīngqī yī ) Tuesday (xīngqī èr) Wednesday(xīngqī sān) Thursday(xīngqī sì) Friday(xīngqī wŭ) Saturday(xīngqī liù) Sunday(xīngqī tiān ) today(jīntiān) tomorrow(míngtiān) yesterday(zuótiān)
Chinese characters: 几（how many）
Chinese song: mò lì huā (Jasmine)
May 25 book fair
June 10-14 SA2 Exams
June 19 Swimming carnival
Kids are doing a great job learning their dance for the end of the year concert.
Students have been enjoying Mr. John coming to class to teach art and the kids have been producing some great artwork.
May 31 we are having an in school dance – something for the kids to look forward to.
Weekly Information for Parents
Year 2 International
Term 4 Week 5
W.A.L.T. (We Are Learning To)
English- Sports and the Games We Play
Text book: Chinese Paradise 2B
Lesson10 There are trees on the mountain
New words: mountain river flower monkey grass panda on under/down
Look, there are trees on the mountain.
There are flowers under the tree.
There are monkeys on the tree.
There is grass under the tree.
There is a river down the mountain.
Chinese character: 山 (mountain)
Hand making: panda mask
We are looking forward to seeing our whole school community celebrate reading tomorrow with our Book Fair from 11:00am to 2:00pm. The Bistro is selling food and we have activities for students so this should be lots of fun.